Competition Info New

2018 Applications are NOW Being Accepted

APPLICATION & AGREEMENT

RULES & REGULATIONS

AMATEUR and RESTAURANT CHILI & BRUNSWICK STEW COMPETITION INFO

  • 5 Divisions: Best Chili Amateur, Best Chili Restaurant, Best Brunswick Stew Overall, Most Spirited Team & People's Choice Award! 
  • Best Chili Amateur Competition:  1st, 2nd & 3rd place with rankings determined by the Judges Panel. 1st Place winner will receive $1000 prize money, plaque, trophy & $100 restaurant gift certificate; 2nd Place winner will receive $500 in prize money, plaque & $50 restaurant gift certificate, 3rd Place winner will receive $250 in prize money, plaque & $25 restaurant gift certificate.  
  • Best Chili Restaurant Competition:  1st, 2nd & 3rd place with rankings determined by the Judges Panel.   Plaques & trophies will be awarded to 1st place winner.  Plaques will be awarded to 2nd & 3rd place winners.    
  • Best Brunswick Stew Overall Competition:  1st, 2nd & 3rd place ranking. Rankings will be determined by the Judges Panel. 1st Place winner will receive $250 in prize money, plaque,  & $50 restaurant gift certificate; 2nd Place winner will receive $150 in prize money, a plaque & $25 restaurant gift certificate, 3rd Place winner will receive $100 in prize money & a plaque. (Cash prizes are only awared to amateur teams.)
  • Most Spirited Team:  The team that embraces the spirit of the festival with be judged on a combination of best booth presentation and best outfits / costumes.  1st, 2nd & 3rd place will be awarded plaques and gift certificates.  
  • People's Choice Award:  Festival-goers will vote for their favorite chili by placing one voting tab in the voting box at their favorite chili booth.  A trophy & placque will be awared to one winner.  

Come win bragging rights, plaques, trophies, prizes and more!

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